Base Year Cost Finding
(1)The provider must report its gross costs and must make reclassifications and adjustments to costs as provided in these rules. This process will determine net allowable costs on the Nursing Facility Financial Statement that includes a uniform chart of accounts provided by the Department. The gross costs and revenues must agree with the statement of earnings and expenses or profit and loss statement of the provider. Revenues are to be reported in the same manner as costs on the Nursing Facility Financial Statement. The provider must also use the balance sheet provided to report its gross assets, gross liabilities, and gross equity, make reclassifications and adjustments as provided by these rules.
(2)The per diem costs of care must be used to determine each provider’s allowable per diem costs and must be effective for the same period as covered by the Nursing Facility Financial Statement.
(3)The per diem costs of each facility will be used to establish the basic rate on July 1 of each odd numbered year.
(4)Costs, revenues, assets, liabilities, and owner’s equity attributable from a home office or regional office to a provider under OAR 411-070-0345 (Allocation of Home Office and Regional Office Costs) will be included on the Nursing Facility Financial Statement in the Home Office column. The home office financial data must be reconcilable to the home office financial statements and records.
Rule 411-070-0420 — Base Year Cost Finding,